Watsons is named No. 1 in Asia for 10 years running

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This year marks the tenth consecutive year that Watsons, the flagship health & beauty retail brand of A.S. Watson Group (ASW), has been selected as Asia’s No 1 Pharmacy/ Drugstore Brand* in the “Asia’s Top 1,000 Brands” survey by Campaign Asia-Pacific. Since 2009, the Survey has been proving Watsons’ leading position in Asia’s health & beauty market. Meanwhile, Watsons also ranked 41st amongst Asia’s Top 1000 Brands 2018, reflecting brand’s widespread recognition and supports from our customers.

A.S. Watson Group Hong Kong Students Sports Awards Awards 932 Outstanding Student Athletes

Being recognized for their achievements, student awardees smile with a glow.

Cyclist Elites Mr. WONG Kam Po and Ms. WONG Wan Yiu, Jamie Inspire the awardees to “Strive Without Regret”

A.S. Watson Group Announces Plans to Open a Store Every Seven Hours in Next Year


Being the world’s largest health and beauty retailer, A.S. Watson Group announces its plan to open over 1,300 new stores for the third year in a row; that’s one new store opened every seven hours. The growth plan shows the Group’s optimistic view in the global opportunity offered in retail, as well as its forward-thinking strategy on store openings, customer service and digital transformation.

Superdrug Launches Its Own Mobile Phone Network

Superdrug officially launches a SIM only mobile phone plan exclusively for its Health & Beautycard loyalty card members

Taking a new approach to communications Superdrug promises a whole new ballgame

Grand Opening of CKC18 at Cheung Kong Center


A.S. Watson Group, a subsidiary of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, has opened a brand new concept store CKC18 at Cheung Kong Center. Mr Victor Li, Chairman and Group Co-Managing Director of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited and Mr Dominic Lai, Group Managing Director of A.S. Watson Group led the management team to officiate at the grand opening event today.

ICI PARIS XL Netherlands wins the Best Product Award

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ICI PARIS XL Netherlands received the “Best Folder Perfumery Market” title in the Best Product Awards. Jointly organized by the DDMA Business Group Distributions and Q&A research institution, 6,000 consumers were invited to review and vote for their favorite folders in the Netherlands.

Robot Got Brushed Up by Watsons

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Watsons, the leading health and beauty retailer in Asia and Eastern Europe, steps into the trend-setting spotlight as the official makeup sponsor for the world’s first most advanced humanoid robot Sophia, and helps her glow up to get a fresh new look in the Marketing Meetup Conference held in Istanbul.

Asia’s Leading Health & Beauty Brand Watsons Launches in Russian Market and Opens Its First Store


Watsons, the leading health & beauty brand in Asia and Eastern Europe, opens its first flagship store in Vosstaniya Street in St. Petersburg, Russia. Watsons is the flagship health & beauty brand of A.S. Watson Group, the world’s largest international health & beauty retailer established in Hong Kong in 1841.

A.S. Watson Establishes the First Retail Academy in Hong Kong

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A.S. Watson Group Retail Academy Launching Ceremony cum Qualifications Framework Recognized Qualifications Presentation Ceremony was held in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today. Over 120 staff of A.S. Watson Group (the Group) completed the Level 4 and 5 courses under the Qualifications Framework (QF). It recognizes the effort made by staff and the achievement of learning and development programme under the Group. It also announced the launch of A.S. Watson Group Retail Academy (the Academy), which will run an institution to manage all talent development programme. It is the first local retail academy in the industry, driving the development of the new retail era.